I used many times to touch my own chest and feel, under its asthmatic quiver, the engine of the heart and lungs and blood and feel amazed at what I sensed was the enormity of the power I possessed. Not magical power, but real power. The power simply to go on, the power to endure, that is power enough, but I felt I had also the power to create, to add, to delight, to amaze and to transform.
― Stephen Fry,
Moab Is My Washpot (via feellng
I’m the kind of person who runs out from school when it rings
When someone is crying, of course, the noble thing to do is to comfort them. But if someone is trying to hide their tears, it may also be noble to pretend you do not notice them.
Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now.
me: ohHHHHHHH h I KNOW THIS SONG
me: I KNOW IT I KNOW IT
me: THIS IS SO GOOD
me: I LOVE THIS SONG
me: what's it called